By Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza
1 Peter is a spiritual record written many years in the past and in a tradition and international that's fairly varied from our personal. besides the fact that, as a biblical booklet it's a a part of Christianity's sacred Scriptures. This consultant to the letter retains either one of those components, the cultural-social and the ethical-religious, in brain. It bargains support for figuring out the letter as either a rfile of the first century and as sacred Scripture that speaks in regards to the spiritual forces that experience formed Christianity and Western tradition. in brief, this consultant seeks to permit readers to learn 'against the grain'.
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1 Peter: An Introduction and Study Guide: Reading against the Grain (T&T Clark’s Study Guides to the New Testament) by Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza